Bollywood actor Sonali Bendre revealed on Wednesday that she is diagnosed with high grade cancer. She is currently undergoing treatment in New York. Sonali Bendre was mostly famous for her roles in Hum Saath Saath Hain, Kal Ho Na Ho, the actor wrote on her official twitter handle “Sometimes when you least expect it, life throws you a curveball. I have recently been diagnosed with high-grade cancer that has metastasized, which we frankly did not see coming. A niggling pain led to some tests, which led to this unexpected diagnosis. My family and close friends have rallied around me, providing the best support system that anyone can ask for. I am very blessed and thankful for each of them.”
The actor added on “There is no better way to tackle this than to take swift and immediate action. And so, as advised by my doctors, I am currently undergoing a course of treatment in New York. We remain optimistic and I am determined to fight every step of the way. What has helped has been the immense outpouring of love and support I’ve received over the past few days, for which I am very grateful. I’m taking this battle head-on, knowing I have the strength of my family and friends behind me.”
— Sonali Bendre Behl (@iamsonalibendre) July 4, 2018
Many actors have sent their peaceful wishes to the actor for her speedy recovery. Sonali Bendre recently stepped down as a judge on the Popular Indians TV show India’s Best Dramebaaz, where she replaced Huma Qureshi. We wish the actor best of luck for her treatment and may she have a speedy recovery.